Medicine Overview of Cortilate N Ointment
Uses of Cortilate N Ointment
Cortilate N Ointment is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Cortilate N Ointment
Allergic reaction, Itching, Skin redness, Eye infection, Skin rash, Fever.
How to use Cortilate N Ointment
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
How Cortilate N Ointment works
Cortilate n ointment is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
In Depth Information on Cortilate N Ointment
Expert advice for Cortilate N Ointment
- Avoid direct contact of cream/ ointment with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water immediately and seek immediate medical attention.
- Inform your doctor if symptoms do not disappear after 7 days of use.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
- Do not use if you are allergic to neomycin or any of its ingredients.
Special precautions for Cortilate N Ointment
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Cortilate N Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Cortilate N Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
The baby's skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Cortilate N Ointment via licking....
The baby's skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Cortilate N Ointment via licking.
Cortilate N Ointment does not usually affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Cortila+more
te N Ointment in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for Cortilate N NA Ointment
Frequently asked questions for Neomycin Topical
Q. Does neomycin expire?
Yes. The expiry date is provided on the ointment tube
Q. Does neomycin topical cover pseudomonas?
No, neomycin topical is not effective against pseudomonas
Q. Does neomycin contain penicillin?
No, neomycin does not contain penicillin. It belongs to a group of drugs called aminoglycosides
Q. Does neomycin cause tinnitus?
Neomycin is known to cause damage to the ear. One of the symptoms of damage to ear is tinnitus.
Substitutes for Cortilate N
No substitutes found for this medicine